MARJORIE A CHAN

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  • Professor, Geology & Geophysics

Presentations

Presentations

  • Chan, M. A. and Netoff, D., 2016, A Terrestrial Wind Erosion Analog for Mound and Moat Morphology of Gale Crater, Mars: American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting: San Francisco CA . Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2016.
  • Hasiotis, S., Chan, M.A., Parrish, J., 2016, Paleoecology of the Lower Jurassic Navajo Erg Margin – Micro- to Macroscopic Biotic Evidence for Understanding Surfaces, Hydrology and Relative Time in an Eolian Landscape: GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO . Conference Paper, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Chan, M.A., Hasiotis, S. Parrish, J., 2016, Dynamic Erg Margin Environments of the Jurassic Navajo Sandstone, Southeast Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO . Conference Paper, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Parrish, J., Hasiotis, S., and Chan, M.A., 2016, Morphological characterization of carbonate mound-like structures in the Jurassic Navajo Sandstone, southeastern, Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.​. Conference Paper, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Parrish, J., Hasiotis, S., and Chan, M.A., 2016, Carbonates in the Jurassic Navajo Sandstone, Moab Area, Utah (Abst 275857): GSA Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, Moscow ID. Conference Paper, Presented, 06/2016.
  • Wheatley, D.F. and Chan, M.A., 2016, Clastic Pipe Diagenesis of the Jurassic Carmel Formation, Southern Utah (Abstract #2381810): American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Annual Convention and Exhibition, Calgary, Alberta. Conference Paper, Presented, 05/2016.
  • Hasiotis, S., Chan, M.A., Parrish, J., 2016, Ichnofossils of a wet desert depositional system, Lower Jurassic Navajo Sandstone, Southeastern Utah: AAPG Annual Meeting, Calgary Alberta Canada. Conference Paper, Presented, 04/2016.
  • Chan, M. A. and Wang, Y., 2015, A perspective on diagenetic geometries and patterns of iron oxide cement and coloration: Understanding challenges and complexities (invited): American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting: San Francisco CA . Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2015.
  • Duncan, C., and Chan, M. A., 2015, Diagenetic patterns of the Cretaceous Baseline Sandstone, southern Nevada: Implications for controls on iron-oxide cementation and coloration: American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting: San Francisco CA. Conference Paper, Accepted, 12/2015.
  • Parrish, J., Chan, M.A., Hasiotis, S., 2015, Meso-scale Jurassic paleotopography at the J-2 unconformity near Moab, Utah, GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Davis, G., Chan, M., Clary, R., Krantz, R., Lyttle, P., Nickless, E., O’Connell, S., Price, J., Stephens, D., Thorleifsen, L. 2015, Purpose and overview of GSA’s bicentenary celebration of 1815 publication of William Smith’s ‘Map and Delineation of the Strata of England and Wales, with part of Scotland’: GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Hasiotis, S., Chan, M.A., Parrish, J., 2015, Potential rhizofacies classification for eolian deposits – Observations from the Lower Jurassic Navajo Sandstone, southeastern Utah, GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Chan, M.A., Parrish, J., Hasiotis, S., 2015, Dynamic soft-sediment deformation in the Jurassic Navajo Sandstone eolianite, Moab, Utah, GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Hasiotis, S., Parrish, J., Chan, M.A., 2015, Hidden diversity of a wet desert ecosystem- Preliminary report on the ichnology of the Navajo Sandstone, southeastern Utah, GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Wheatley, D. F., and Chan, M. A., Hansford, M., Treat, I, Foltz, K., 2015, Brittle and ductile deformation structures associated with clastic pipes, Jurassic Carmel Formation, southern Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Young, B., and Chan, M. A., 2015, Fracture and gypsum diagenesis in the Triassic Moenkopi Formation, southern Utah: Analog relevance to Mars: GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Swain, T., Mookerjee, M., Chan, M.A., Gil, Y., Goodwin, C., Pavlis T.L., Shipley, T.F., and Tikoff, B., 2015, Earth-Centered Communication for Cyberinfrastructure (EC3): Incorporating a joint cyber-science and geoscience perspective into designing field data management systems GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Hill, S. Petersen, E.U., Chan, M.A., 2015, Humic –Acid and bacterial control of mineralization at a tabular sandstone uranium deposit, Sahara Mine, Utah. GSA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD . Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2015.
  • Wheatley, D. F., and Chan, M. A., 2015, Clastic pipes: Proxies of high water tables and strong ground motion, Jurassic Carmel Formation, southern Utah: European Geological Union, Austria, EGU2015-2339. Conference Paper, Presented, 08/2015.
  • Sato, T., Chan, M.A., and Stright, L., 2015, Outcrop-based fluvial and lacustrine sandstone reservoir characterization and modeling of the Eocene Uinta and Duchene River Formations, Northern Uinta Basin, Utah: AAPG 2015 ACE, Denver, CO. Conference Paper, Presented, 04/2015.
  • Chan, M.A., Bruhn, R. B., and Okubo, C.H., 2014, Eolian soft-sediment deformation records on Earth and Mars: American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, San Francisco CA EP43-3565 . Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2014.
  • Chan, M.A., and Budd, D. 2014, Sedimentary geology context and challenges for cyberinfrastructure data management (invited): American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting: San Francisco CA IN44A-02. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2014.
  • Potter-McIntyre, S.L., Chan, M. A., and McPherson, B.J., 2014 Diagenetic iron cycling in ancient alkaline saline lacustrine sedimentary rocks: A case study on the Jurassic Brushy Basin Member of the Morrison Formation, Colorado Plateau, USA: AGU annual meeting, San Francisco, CA. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2014.
  • Chan, M.A., Baker, V. R., and Hill, W., 2014, Promoting Global Interaction: GSA’s Distinguished International Lecture Program and the Future: GSA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Sato, T., Chan, M.A., and Ekdale, A.A., 2014, Fluvial-lacustrine ichnofaices of the Eocene Uinta and Duchesne River Formations, Northern Uinta Basin, Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Wheatley, D.F., Chan, M. A., Hansford, M. and Treat, I., 2014, Clastic pipe sources and stratigraphy: Evidence for multiple liquefaction events in the Middle Jurassic Carmel Formation, southern Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Huth, T. E., Young, B., Cerling, T. E., Chan, M., and Marchetti D.W., 2014, Geologic map of the Torrey Quadrangle: GSA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC., Paper # 124-7. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Wheatley, D. F., Chan, M.A., Hansford, M. and Treat, I., 2014, Clastic pipe sources and stratigraphic relationships: Evidence for multiple liquefaction events in the Middle Jurassic Carmel Formation, Southern Utah: GSA Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC., Paper # 140-17. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2014.
  • Chan, M.A., Okubo, C.H., Farrand, W.H., Bowen, B.B., Ormo, J., Komatsu, G., 2014, A retrospective of Mars diagenesis: Terrestrial analog implications for habitable environments: Eighth International Conference on Mars: Pasadena CA, Abstract 1386. Conference Paper, Presented, 06/2014.
  • McNary, J. C., Chan, M.A., and Leathley, B., 2014, Integrated planning and designs for keeping higher education campuses engaging in an increasing online world: SCUP Pacific Section Meeting, Los Angeles, CA. Conference Paper, Presented, 06/2014.
  • Macdonald, R.H., Chan, M.A., Bierly, E., Manduca, C., and Ormand, C., 2009, Chair Talk: Resources to Maximize Administrative Efforts: AGU Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2009.
  • Chan, M.A., 2009, Creative Building Design for Innovative Earth Science Teaching and Outreach: AGU Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. Conference Paper, Presented, 12/2009.
  • Potter, S.L., Petersen, E.U., and Chan, M.A., 2009, QEMSCAN: A revolutionary sedimentary petrology tool: GSA National Meeting, Portland, OR. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Hammer, C.L. and Chan, M.A., 2009, Soft-sediment deformation features in the Jurassic Navajo Sandstone of White Pocket, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument: GSA National Meeting, Portland, OR. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Dinwiddie, C.L., Chan, M.A., McGinnis, R.N. Jr., and Myers, J.L., 2009, Chronicles of vadose zone diagenesis: Cone-shaped iron-oxide concretions, Triassic Trujillo Formation, Palo Duro Canyon, Texas: GSA National Meeting, Portland, OR. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Chan, M.A., and Godsey, H.L., 2009, Geoantiquities in the urban landscape: Potential loss of geological heritage: GSA National Meeting, Portland, OR. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Shroder, J. A., and Chan, M.A., 2009, Geoheritages, geoantiquities and geomorphosites: Future in USA? GSA National Meeting, Portland, OR. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/2009.
  • Potter, S.L., and Chan, M.A., 2009, Characterization of Navajo Sandstone concretions: Mars comparisons and criteria for distinguishing diagenetic origins: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXX (abstract 2100), Houston, TX, 2 pp. Conference Paper, Presented, 03/2009.
  • Nicoll, K., Chan, M.A., Parker, T.J., Jewell, P.W., Komatsu, G., and Okubo, C.H., 2009, Bonneville Basin analogues for large lake processes and chronologies of geomorphic development on Mars: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXX (abstract 1962), Houston, TX, 2 pp. Conference Paper, Presented, 03/2009.